Leif the Lucky by Ingri D'Aulaire, Edgar Parin D'Aulaire

Leif the Lucky

Written by Ingri D'Aulaire, Edgar Parin D'Aulaire
Illustrated by


Leif the Lucky by Ingri D'Aulaire, Edgar Parin D'Aulaire

Considered to be one of the finest works of Ingri and Edgar Parin d'Aulaire, children and adults alike will delight in the adventures of Leif the Lucky, son of Erik the Red, who sailed with his father to Greenland and who later sailed farther west and found the continent of America. In this charming and lavishly illustrated hardcover edition, Leif is a sturdy, blond-haired Viking boy who crosses uncharted seas to an unknown land with his father. Written in the spirit of the ancient sagas and rich in color and detail, Leif the Lucky is a fascinating biography of the young Viking explorer.

About the Author

Known for their vibrant and imaginative interpretations of Scandinavian folklore, Greek and Norse mythology, and American history, the books of Ingri and Edgar Parin d'Aulaire have entertained readers for more than seventy-five years.

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60 pages


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University of Minnesota Press

Publication date

8th October 2014



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